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SAP lowers hardware requirements for non-production use of HANA

In-memory databases are a hot technology these days, with Microsoft and Oracle adding in-memory options to their databases this year,...

August 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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SAP isn’t making the case for HANA, user group survey suggests

Three years into its life SAP's HANA in-memory isn't a push-over sale, according to a survey by the SAP Americas...

August 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Controversy over Oracle’s in-memory database option

Running an IT infrastructure is hard enough for a CIO without having to worry about licencing. Sometimes this can be...

July 28th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Need OLAP on Hadoop? Here’s two solutions

Canadian organizations are increasingly looking at the open source Hadoop platform for processing large data sets across clusters of commodity...

July 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Oracle releases MySQL Fabric web database utility

As the cloud and Big Data continue to take over enterprise computing, the challenges to database management are keeping pace....

May 28th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

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New version of SQL Server has expanded in-memory capabilities

The latest version of Micrsosoft's flagship database has in-memory capabilities across all data workloads. SQL Server 2014, released Tuesday, delivers...

April 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Why you need visual analytics

If you’re struggling to make sense of the flood of data streaming into your organization, improving data management processes and...

April 9th, 2014 Yogi Schulz

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ERwin modeling tools get new owner

Embarcadero Technologies, which makes application and database development tools, is buying another solution to its arsenal. San Francisco-based Embarcadero is...

March 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Graph analytics: A primer

One of the advantages of social media is it gives organizations a way to get messages out to customers and...

March 16th, 2014 Howard Solomon